Cassio Jordão Motta Vecchiatti
An information technology pioneer and expert, Cassio Vecchiatti also serves as consultant for IT companies as well as for the specialty steels industry.
He is partner and director at Edem, a specialty steels foundry, and partner and director at DataCast Assessoria Ltda.
He is trained in electronics, information technology and stainless steel foundry, specialty and refractory, with more than forty years of experience in this area.
He founded and served as president-director of Abranet, the Brazilian Association of Internet Access and Information Providers, and represents the corporate user segment in the Brazilian Internet Steering Committee.
He is also president of the Quality Council of the Vanzolini Foundation and has served on the council of the Technology Research Institute, IPT.
He is a member of the Fiscal Commissions of LACNIC (the Latin American and Caribbean Network Address Registry) and NIC.BR (the Brazilian Network Information Center).
He is head of the Security Department at Fiesp - DESEC, where he focuses on Internet and electronic security. He is director of the ISOC Brazil Chapter (isoc.org.br).
As Head of the Research and Systems Technology Department at Fiesp Ciesp, in 1996 he instated the use of the Internet after having coordinated the deployment of the corporate network. He thus changed the concept of communication and created new paradigms for Ciesp's forty-two Regional Directorates, Trade Associations and related companies. This project was incorporated by the Government of the State of Sao Paulo into its Security Division and, thanks to its efficiency, continues in operation even today.